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Chulucanas ceramic nativity scene, 'Reverent Nativity' (8 pieces) - 8-Piece Black & White Chulucanas Ceramic Nativity Scene

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8-Piece Black & White Chulucanas Ceramic Nativity Scene, "Reverent Nativity"

byGerasimo Sosa: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (1)
Graceful and slender figurines depict the Holy Family and the Three Kings of the... more

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Graceful and slender figurines depict the Holy Family and the Three Kings of the Christmas story. Two Andean llamas accompany them in this elegant eight-piece nativity scene. Master artisan Gerasimo Sosa works in ceramic in the classic style of Chulucanas using techniques that derive from the ancient Vicus culture. The artisan fires the handcrafted figurines, then applies a slip glaze and burnishes the piece with a stone. He then covers the white areas with slip and fires the piece a second time in a reduction kiln using mango leaves. The smoke results in the black areas while the protected areas preserve their original color.

  • 6.00 kgs
  • 13.2 lbs
  • 20 cm H x 6 cm W x 6 cm D
  • 7.75" H x 2.4" W x 2.4" D

  • Ceramic
  • Signed by the artist
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in the Andesicon info
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Mendy

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06/12/2019

"The best Chulacana figurine I have received."

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This is a fantastic piece of art and I love it. I hope you put more on this website in the bigger Chulacana people. They packaging was the best I have seen. I have bought other pieces that were broken when I received them.

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